Nationality : italian
Office : ODY 2.05
Phone : [+41 21 69] 30050
Fax : [+41 21 69] 30060
Luisa Lambertini is a Professor at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, where she holds the Chair of International Finance. She received her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1995, her Master of Science in Economics from the University of Warwick in 1989 and her Laurea cum Laude from the Universita’ degli Studi di Bologna in 1987. Before joining EPFL in 2007, Professor Lambertini was a faculty at Claremont McKenna College, Boston College, and the University of California at Los Angeles.
Professor Lambertini is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Banking, Economics and Finance Association and she is serving in the Advisory Council of the Society for Computational Economics. She is an Associate Editor of the B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics. Professor Lambertini has been a consultant with the European Central Bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and Hoover National Fellow.
Professor Lambertini’s research focuses on the interaction of monetary and fiscal policies; on introducing housing and mortgage default in macroeconomic models; on the analysis of regulation and macro-prudential policies in models with financial institutions. Her research has been published in the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, and the Journal of International Economics.